It's always an interesting week in venture capital. Discover the best stories, blog posts and other information inside the VC ecosystem in the US and in hotspots around the world. Onward dear reader…
AN INVESTOR PRESENTATION THAT RAISED $2 MILLION
Ooomf entrepreneur Mikael Cho shares his tips on creating a successful investor presentation.
TNW: How We Built Our Investor Presentation
THE STARTUP COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
A former Wall Street investment banker talks about talking about your competitors.
AlleyWatch: Analyzing the Competitive Landscape
THE LATEST HEALTHCARE TRENDS
VC Todd Hixon provides a few takeaways from a recent healthcare banker conference.
NAV Blog: Insights from an Exclusive Conference
HEDGE FUNDS IN VENTURE CAPITAL LAND
Why are hedge funds doing more venture capital investing?
TechCrunch: Hedge Fund Rising
VCs DISH ON THE WHATSAPP ACQUISITION
The Journal asked a few VCs their opinion on the recent Facebook/WhatsApp deal.
WSJ Online: 5 Questions for VCs
CYBER SECURITY INVESTING
Kleiner Perkins' Ted Schlein gives his opinions on the cybercrime defense market.
WSJ Online: The Cybercrime Arms Race
ACCELERATORS HELPING STARTUPS?
Second Century Ventures asked the question of whether accelerators really help startups.
VentureBeat: Accelerators Helping Startups - A Look at the Data
A WOMAN IN VENTURE CAPITAL
Fairhaven Capital's Rudina Seseri in a Q & A talks about discrimination and robotics.
Boston Business Journal: Venture Capital Q&A
CANADA'S 2013 VENTURE CAPITAL RESULTS
The CVCA has published its 2013 venture capital report.
Canadian Private Equity: VC Investments Highest since 2007